Brickellia eupatorioides var. chlorolepis

(Wooton & Standley) B. L. Turner

Phytologia 67: 129. 1989.

Illustrated
Basionym: Kuhnia chlorolepis Wooton & Standley Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 16: 177. 1913
Synonyms: Brickellia rosmarinifolia subsp. chlorolepis (Wooton & Standley) W. A. Weber K. eupatorioides var. chlorolepis (Wooton & Standley) Cronquist
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 21. Treatment on page 499. Mentioned on page 498.

Plants 30–150 cm. Leaves opposite; petioles 0–1 mm; blades 1-nerved from bases, lance-linear to linear, 5–90 × 1.5–9 mm, margins entire. Heads in paniculiform arrays. Peduncles 10–100 mm. Involucres 8–13 mm. Phyllaries greenish, sometimes purple-tinged (apices obtuse to acuminate). Florets 16–30; corollas pale yellow-green to pinkish lavender, 4.7–8 mm. Cypselae 4–5 mm. 2n = 18.


Phenology: Flowering May–Oct.
Habitat: Open areas, wide range of soils
Elevation: 400–1400 m

Distribution

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Ariz., Colo., N.Mex., Tex., Utah, Mexico

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"fine" is not a number.

not tailed +, truncate +, rounded +  and obtuse +
scarious +
usually ovate +  and lanceolate +
usually terete +  and clavate +
paniculiform +
indeterminate +  and determinate +
Randall W. Scott +
(Wooton & Standley) B. L. Turner +
enlarged +
Kuhnia chlorolepis +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (9 cm90 mm <br />0.09 m <br />) +
dissected +, lobed +, toothed +  and entire +
oblong;linear;oblong;linear;lance-rhombic;lanceovate;lance-linear;lanceolate +
1.5mm;9mm +
papillate +  and rugose +
(4-)5-angled;10-ribbed +
barbellate +  and subplumose +
tawny +  and white +
pale yellow-green +  and pinkish lavender +
0.47 cm4.7 mm <br />0.0047 m <br /> (0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br />) +
velutinous +, hispidulous +, strigose +  and glabrous +
prismatic +
fertile +  and bisexual +
Ariz. +, Colo. +, N.Mex. +, Tex. +, Utah +  and Mexico +
400–1400 m +
glandular-pubescent +
pistillate +, staminate +  and neuter +
winged +  and beaked +
dispersed +
Open areas, wide range of soils +
indeterminate +
each +  and sessile +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br />) +
cylindric;narrowly campanulate +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (1.3 cm13 mm <br />0.013 m <br />) +
sessile +  and petiolate +
lanceolate +  and lance-linear +
toothed +, serrate +, lobed +, laciniate-dentate +  and crenate +
ovate +  and lanceovate +
2-carpellate +
persistent +
glandular-pubescent +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (10 cm100 mm <br />0.1 m <br />) +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br />) +
Flowering May–Oct. +
22 +  and 26 +
bearing subulate enations +, hairy +  and bristly +
flat;convex +
exalbuminous +
Illustrated +
appendaged +  and truncate +
hirsutulous +
papillate +
Brickellia rosmarinifolia subsp. chlorolepis +  and K. eupatorioides var. chlorolepis +
Brickellia eupatorioides var. chlorolepis +
Brickellia eupatorioides +
variety +
cylindric +
30 cm300 mm <br />0.3 m <br /> (200 cm2,000 mm <br />2 m <br />) +